The Tale of the Princess Kaguya


2h 17m 2014

Brief Synopsis

Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her - but ultimately, she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime. Featuring the voice talents of James Caan, John Cho, Darren Criss, Lucy Liu, James Marsden, and Chloe Grace Moretz, director Isao Takahata's final film was nominated for an Academy Award and hailed as a masterpiece by critics.

Film Details

Also Known As
Cuento de la princesa Kaguya, El Cuento de la princesa Kaguya, Fortellingen om prinsesse Kaguya, Fortællingen Om Prinsesse Kaguya, Kaguya-Hime no Monogatari, Kaguyahime no monogatari, La storia della principessa splendente, Le conte de la princesse Kaguya, O Conto da Princesa Kaguya, Prinsessa Kaguyan taru, Tale of Princess Kaguya, The, Tale of the Bamboo Cutter, Tale of the Princess Kaguya, conte de la princesse Kaguya, storia della principessa splendente
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2014
Production Company
Dentsu ; Imagica ; Studio Ghibli ; Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment ; Wild Bunch
Distribution Company
CIN+MA DU PARC/GKIDS; Arthaus (Norway) ; California Filmes ; Camera Film ; Cinema Mondo ; Cinéma Du Parc ; Cinéma Du Parc ; Frenetic Films ; Gkids ; Intercontinental Film Distributors (Hong Kong) ; Lucky Red ; Lumière Publishing ; M Pictures Entertainment ; Studiocanal UK ; Toho Company Ltd. ; Universal Pictures Home Entertainment ; Vertigo Films (Spain) ; Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 17m

Synopsis

Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her - but ultimately, she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime. Featuring the voice talents of James Caan, John Cho, Darren Criss, Lucy Liu, James Marsden, and Chloe Grace Moretz, director Isao Takahata's final film was nominated for an Academy Award and hailed as a masterpiece by critics.

Film Details

Also Known As
Cuento de la princesa Kaguya, El Cuento de la princesa Kaguya, Fortellingen om prinsesse Kaguya, Fortællingen Om Prinsesse Kaguya, Kaguya-Hime no Monogatari, Kaguyahime no monogatari, La storia della principessa splendente, Le conte de la princesse Kaguya, O Conto da Princesa Kaguya, Prinsessa Kaguyan taru, Tale of Princess Kaguya, The, Tale of the Bamboo Cutter, Tale of the Princess Kaguya, conte de la princesse Kaguya, storia della principessa splendente
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2014
Production Company
Dentsu ; Imagica ; Studio Ghibli ; Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment ; Wild Bunch
Distribution Company
CIN+MA DU PARC/GKIDS; Arthaus (Norway) ; California Filmes ; Camera Film ; Cinema Mondo ; Cinéma Du Parc ; Cinéma Du Parc ; Frenetic Films ; Gkids ; Intercontinental Film Distributors (Hong Kong) ; Lucky Red ; Lumière Publishing ; M Pictures Entertainment ; Studiocanal UK ; Toho Company Ltd. ; Universal Pictures Home Entertainment ; Vertigo Films (Spain) ; Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 17m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Limited Release in United States October 17, 2014

Released in United States on Video February 17, 2015

Released in United States 2014

Based on the 10th-century Japanese folktale, "The Tale of the Bamboo Cutter."

Limited Release in United States October 17, 2014

Released in United States on Video February 17, 2015

Released in United States 2014 (Official Selection)